Professor Dr. Mahmoud H. Abughoush, Dean of Applied Medical Science, The Hashemite University, Jordan. He completed his PhD in Food Chemistry, Food Safety and Processing in 2003 from Kansas State University/USA in the field of food science. He has published more than 35 papers in reputed journals and Dr. Abughoush has a long experience of training in many fields including food production and processing, Product development, Food safety, HACCP and ISO 22000, Quality control and sensory analysis training programs. Dr. Abughoush has also a long consultation experience in many fields of Food production problems detection, Food safety and quality control issues service, Food product developments. Dr. Abughoush has an excellent consultation experience in different food industrial sectors mainly with the faculty for each factory program (FFF, University of Jordan).
Dr. Abughoush is currently Associate Professor at the department of clinical nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Allied Health Science. He has been teaching courses in Food Science, Food Safety, Food Chemistry, Nutrition and Health. From 1992-2000, Dr. Abughoush worked as dairy plant manager, and a manager for food quality control labs at the Ministry of Health/ Jordan. During his Ph. D study, Dr. Abughoush worked as campus sanitarian at Health Safety department/ Kansas State University USA.
HONORS AND AWARDS
Agriculture Engineering Award for the best research. 2018.
Khalil Alsalm Award. The best book published in Arabic: Food safety and Nutrition values. 2013.
The Hashemite University award for creativity. 2015.
Fulbright Post doctor scholarship/ Kansas State University (2008).
ConAgra Internship/ Kansas State University (2003)
I. C. C Scholarship, Kansas State University (2001).
Graduate studies scholarship granted by The Hashemite University. Amman- Jordan, 2000- 2003.
Graduate studies scholarship granted by the Deanship of graduate studies. The University of Jordan. Amman- Jordan, 1990.
Mango Scholarship for Graduate study and research (1991-1992).
King Hussein Royal Scholarship for 4 years (1985- 1989).
- Actively cooperating with a research group at Kansas State University in the field of food product development 2007-2015).
- Strong cooperation with faculty members at the University of Jordan and the Jordan University of Science and Technology in the field of food product development and quality.